Project name: cement production plant.
Foreign participation: HeidelbergCement AG (Germany)
Project cost: us $ 80 million
Number of jobs:
General information: Shymkent cement Plant, located in Shymkent, was founded in 1958. The production capacity of the plant is 1.3 million tons of cement per year. The cement produced at the plant is in demand at many large facilities throughout Kazakhstan.
In September 2014, the plant began construction of a new dry line, the total investment is about 80 million US dollars. The project of modernization of the plant is included in the state program "Productivity 2020". The new line is distinguished by its modern indicators of environmental protection, safety and efficiency.
In 2016, Shymkent cement plant became a part of HeidelbergCement Group.
For REFERENCE: HeidelbergCement is one of the world's largest manufacturers of building materials.
Every day, about 63,000 employees in 60 countries around the world work to bring to life the words of our motto "for better building" ("for better construction").
HeidelbergCement has been operating in Kazakhstan since 2005. At the moment, Kazakhstan employs about 2,000 employees in several local companies belonging to the HeidelbergCement Group, whose activities are related to the production and sale of cement, ready-mixed concrete and inert materials.